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10 Australian of the Year recipients who will inspire you

By Latika Mani | Posted 21/01/20
The Australian of the Year award recognises inspirational Australians each year for their incredible contribution to society. Read on to discover 10 Australian of the Year Award recipients from all walks of life who will inspire you to pursue your passion.

5 things you can do to help 'Close the Gap'

By Matthew Perkins | Posted 10/01/20
‘Close the Gap’ is a phrase you may have heard in discussions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and equality. But do you know how you can help to Close the Gap?

Myopia (short sightedness): Causes, symptoms, and treatment

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 10/01/20
Myopia is another word for short-sightedness or near-sightedness, which is a type of uncorrected refractive error and is a common cause of vision impairment. Read on to discover more about its causes, symptoms and treatments.

New Operating Theatre for Bangladesh

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 08/01/20
This month the Fred Hollows Eye Operation Theatre will open at our partner hospital Baitush Sharaf Eye Hospital. The new theatre will mean local doctors can increase the number of cataract surgeries, restoring sight to more people.

9 inspirational quotes by Fred Hollows and other humanitarians

By Latika Mani | Posted 19/12/19
Have you ever wondered why inspirational quotes are so inspirational? Read on for 9 of our favourite inspirational quotes by Fred Hollows and other humanitarians.

Dr Kris Rallah-Baker: Australia's first Aboriginal ophthalmologist

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 12/12/19
Dr Kristopher (Kris) Rallah-Baker is Australia’s first and only Aboriginal ophthalmologist, making him a trailblazer and an inspiration throughout Australia. Read on to discover more.

Indigenous Australia Program: People and their stories

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 12/12/19
The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to Close the Gap in Indigenous eye health so that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples can exercise their right to sight. Read more about how our Indigenous Australia Program (IAP) plays an integral role in this.

3 easy ways you can teach your kids about charity

By Latika Mani | Posted 10/12/19
Teaching kids about money and financial responsibility during their formative years is an important life skill that every parent has to consider. Read on for our helpful tips.

Shaniera Akram named as Ambassador for The Fred Hollows Foundation

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 02/12/19
The Fred Hollows Foundation is delighted to announce Pakistan-based Australian social justice advocate Shaniera Akram has joined our global campaign to end avoidable blindness by signing up as an Ambassador.

10 foods that are good for your eye health

By Latika Mani | Posted 28/11/19
What we eat affects our bodies in both good and bad ways. A well-balanced diet helps boost our overall health, but there are certain foods that are eyesight enhancers… and it’s not just carrots!
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